RACE ROUTE

Grassroots Trust New Zealand Cycle Classic                   

Stage One - Lost lake loop

Wednesday 23 January 2019 - Here

Cambridge – Kaipaki – Roto o rangi – Leamington (Two laps of circuit)
Distance: 134.5km
Start Time: 10.00am
Start Location: St Peter’s School - Cambridge
Finish Time: 1.25pm (est.)
Finish Location: Lamb St – outside Leamington Primary School

Stage 2: Hydro heat

Thursday 24 January 2019 - Here

Cambridge – Roto O Rangi – Pukeatua – Lake Karapiro
Distance: 129km
Convoy Assembly Location: St Peter’s School - Cambridge
Start Time: 10.00am
Finish Time: 1.35pm (est.)
Finish Location: Lake Karapiro

Stage 3: Te ara roa – The long road

Friday 25 January 2019 - Here

Te Awamutu – Parawera – Wharepapa South – Korakonui – Wharepapa South – Korakonui – Waikeria – Te Kawa – Pokuru – Te Awamutu
Distance: 157km
Start Time: 10.00am
Race Start Location: Albert Park - Te Awamutu
Finish Time: 1.55pm (est.)
Finish Location: Bank St - Victoria Park - Te Awamutu

 Stage 4: Te piki – The climb

Saturday 26 January 2019 - Here

Cambridge – Pukemoremore – Richmond Downs – Hobbiton Movie Set – Karapiro Rd - Maungakawa Hill – Te Miro - Maungakawa Hill
Distance: 143.8km
Start Time: 12.00noon
Finish Time: 16.10pm (est.)
Finish Location: Top of Maungakawa Hill

Stage 5: Circuit of champions

Sunday 27 January 2019 - Here

Cambridge Circuit – Riders will do eight laps of each circuit, total distance per circuit 8km.
Distance: 134km
Start Time: 10.00am
Race Start Location: Peak Rd – Cambridge
Finish Time: 1.20pm (est.)
Finish Location: Queen St – Cambridge